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He has been the outreach astronomer at the Cincinnati Observatory since 2000, written dozens of articles about the skies above us and co-hosts the popular public television series Star Gazers


You say you know Cincinnati, but how well do you know Cincinnati? If someone from out of town asked, what would you suggest they see or do to get a feel for what we're all about?

Local author Thomas Atkinson joins our Barbara Gray to talk about some of his stories which have published recently. 

Book lovers who are looking for local books and authors have a new resource available to them. 

Dr. Brian Volck is a local physician at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, as well as a writer and poet. 

The New Young Reader Novel From Brian Wells

Jul 8, 2016

Local author Brian Wells has written a new novel for middle school aged children that uses a strong vocabulary to help keep their skills sharp during the summer months. 

The lesser-known connection between General Ulysses S. Grant and the Underground Railroad is explored in-depth in the book Ulysses Underground: the Unexplored Roots of U. S. Grant and the Underground Railroad

July 19, 2016 - UPDATE - Congratulations to local author/illustrator Loren Long for winning the 2016 Ohioana Book Award in the Juvenile Fiction category for his book Little Tree!

A New Book From Michael Henson

Jun 24, 2016

Local musician and poet Michael Henson's newest book is A Small Room with Trouble on My Mind and other Stories and he's with our Barbara Gray.

Local musician and author Joani Lacy has released her newest book, Sorry's Run, set in Greenup County, Kentucky.

Local author and speaker Jen Flick has contributed an essay to the new collection entitled Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It: Life Journeys Inspired by the Bestselling Memoir.

Local author and creative writing professor John Kachuba has released his latest novel, The Savage Apostle.

Book Review: Roberta Schultz shares a review of Kentucky author Robert Gipe’s book, Trampoline: An Illustrated Novel, published by Ohio University Press.

Local author Jim Serger’s latest book, Next In Line Please, is all about a friend and mentor many in our area may know.

Local author Thomas Atkinson is with our Barbara Gray to talk about two of his short stories and the appeal of writing these stories.